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Wear undergarments in ehram umrah.

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Is under garment allowed to wear with Ahram for Hajj/Umrah?
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Wear undergarments in ehram umrah

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Abdullah ibn Umar (r.a.) reported that the Prophet (saws) said: "A person (male) in a state of ihram for pilgrimage is not allowed to wear a sewn shirt, a turban, a hooded robe, underpants, a cloth that has been dyed with sweet smelling fragrance (such as saffron), shoes or sewn slippers, unless one is unable to find regular unsown slippers, then one may wear his shoes provided one cuts them down to the ankles." Related by Bukhari and Muslim.


As for a woman pilgrim, she may wear all of the above. But she is forbidden to use perfumed clothes, a veil that covers the face, or gloves.


Abdullah Ibn Umar (r.a.) reported: "Allah's Messenger (saws) forbade women pilgrims in the state of ihram from wearing gloves, veils (that cover her face), and clothes dyed with saffron or warse (A sweet smelling plant that was used to dye clothes yellow). Besides these, they may wear anything else, any color, silk clothes, ornaments, trousers, or a shirt or shoes."

Related by Abu Daw'ud, Al-Baihaqi and Al-Hakim.


In light of the above quoted guidance of the Messenger of Allah (saws) the wearing of undergarments or any stitched clothing is prohibited for the males during their state of ihram for pilgrimage; but there is absolutely no such restriction on the believing females. She may wear her undergarments in her state of ihram if she so wishes, and she may abstain if she so wishes.


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